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Education Department Senior Advisor to Highlight Administration's Proposals to Transform Teacher Preparation Programs


Contact:  
Sara Gast, (202) 401-1989, sara.gast@ed.gov


Event Date 1: March 11, 2011 09:15 am - 11:15 am

Education Department Senior Advisor Jo Anderson will deliver the keynote address at the general session of the National Association for Alternative Certification (NAAC) 21st annual conference on Friday, March 11, at 9:15 a.m. Anderson will deliver his remarks in the LaSalle Ballroom of the Doubletree Magnificent Mile in Chicago.

Anderson will discuss the Administration’s proposals to transform teacher preparation programs and support the training of promising prospective teachers through the Presidential Teaching Fellows program during his remarks. NAAC is a professional organization that advocates for standards-driven nontraditional educator preparation leading to effective school staffing.


Event 1
Who : Jo Anderson, senior advisor to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
What : Keynote remarks at the 21st annual conference of the National Association for Alternative Certification (NAAC)
When : Friday, March 11, at 9:15 a.m. CT
Where : Doubletree Magnificent Mile
300 East Ohio St.
Chicago, Ill.